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Suffering, sacrifice and humanity

March 24th, 2016

Episode 2202 of 2738 episodes

How 'wired' are we for violence and how can we break the cycle? James Allison takes us through the long history of violence in human experience and UK based Criminologist Dr Jane Monckton Smith analyses how to break the coercive control which traps women in domestic abuse. Plus Feminist theologian Kim Power on early women martyrs and artistic representations of crucified woman. And music from Fiddler on the Roof, Suzanne Vega and John Stainer.

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